Health Promotion Management (BS)
- The Online Bulletin is for information purposes only. Current students must complete the requirements as outlined in the York Bulletin as applicable.
- Course Descriptions
- Course descriptions can be found in the online PDF version of the Bulletin
The Health Promotion Management program is designed to prepare the student to be a specialist skilled in planning and implementing programs that enhance health awareness. This multidisciplinary program facilitates the involvement of individuals, communities, and community-based organizations to promote well-being, improved health status and positive health behaviors.
The Health Promotion Management program's goal -to prepare health education specialists- is implemented through the program's curriculum and internship experiences which evidence the standards of the American Association of Health Education (AAHE) and National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC). These standards and competencies address content, assessment needs, planning, implementation, and evaluation of programs, educational strategies, being a resource person, and communication andadvocacy. Students graduating in thismajor are also prepared to take courses in Economics and Management, which prepares them to work in corporations and fitness centers.
|Effective Fall 2014|
Health Promotion Management BS
Major Discipline Requirements
|Required Major Discipline Courses||36|
|HE201||Foundations of Health and Wellness||2|
|HE211||Stress and Health||2|
|HE224||Laboratory in Health Behavior||1|
|HE314||Nutrition and Health||2|
|HE342||Drug Use and Abuse||3|
|PE358||Physiology of Exercise||3|
|HE363||Measurement and Evaluation in Health and Physical Education||3|
|HE481||Organization and Administration of Health Education||3|
|HE488||Health Promotion in the Workplace||3|
Business Required Courses
|BUS301||Management Theory and Practice||3|
|MKT341||Introduction to Marketing||3|
|HE471||Field Work in Health Education||1|
|HE472||Field Work in Health Education||1|
|HE473||Field Work in Health Education||2|
|HE474||Field Work in Health Education||2|
* Please be aware that some courses may have additional prerequisites.